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Balmasa, Bessarabia


  • Region: Black Sea
  • Area: Bessarabia
  • District: Bender
  • Rayon:
  • Founded: 1887
  • Religion: Katholic
  • Location: C-5 Stumpp Map
  • Longitute and Latitude:
  • Parish: Emmental
  • German Name: Balmas
  • Russian Name: Lemantov/Balmas
  • Ukrainian Name:

Post (of) - Bulboca
Kreis (Jud.) - Tighina

Lermantov, the orginal landowner, for who the orginal name was given to the village, was changed to Balmas in about 1892.

From Catherine to Khruschev by Dr. Adam Giesinger (page 120)

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